Impressive Los Angeles Facts

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1. The city with the worst traffic in the U.S. is Honolulu, followed by Los Angeles
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2. In 1982, a high school student from Los Angeles, California unscrambled the Rubik's Cube in 22.95 seconds.
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3. Los Angeles's full name is "El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora la Reina de los Angeles de Porciuncula"!
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4. The Los Angeles porn industry requires its actors to get HIV testing every two weeks.
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5. Some schools in the wealthier neighborhoods of Los Angeles have a lower vaccination rate than in South Sudan.
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6. The popular Los Angeles beverage Original New York Express Iced Coffee is made in a factory in Singapore.
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7. Two men got a taxi to drive them from New York to Los Angeles for $5,000
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8. Reno, Nevada is actually west of Los Angeles, California.
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9. The average Los Angeles commuter wastes 64 hours and $1,334 in gas sitting in traffic.
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10. Demi Lovato almost ran over Paul McCartney while she was trying to park her car in Los Angeles.
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11. There are more stretch limos in Glasgow than in Los Angeles.
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12. Los Angeles's full name is "El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora la Reina de los Angeles de Porciuncula".
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13. There are abandoned underground tunnels underneath Los Angeles that were used as getaways during prohibition.

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